Research and evaluation

Authurian heritage tourism, North Wales

Client: Six Local Authorities and the Wales Tourist Board The Wales Tourist Board and six counties in North Wales commissioned Planning Solutions to assess the potential to introduce a pan North Wales brand based upon the Arthurian legend. The study involved analysing...

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Visitor Management Plan, Caldicot Castle and Country Park

Visitor Management Plan, Caldicot Castle and Country Park

Client: Monmouthshire County Council Caldicot Castle and Country Park is an interesting example to look at as we were commissioned to produce a visitor management plan for this important heritage site. Built between the 12th and 14th centuries Caldicot Castle is a...

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Country Park Visitor Research

Country Park Visitor Research

Client Buckinghamshire Council PSC were commissioned by Buckinghamshire Council to advise on developing a programme of face-to-face visitor research across three of their parks – Black Park, Langley Park and Denham Country Park.  Our work included developing the...

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Seaside Town Regeneration in Wales

Seaside Town Regeneration in Wales

Client: Welsh Government Working with Wavehill Planning Solutions Consulting carried out an evaluation of the local impact and value for money of seaside town projects and programmes within the five Strategic Regeneration Areas along the coast of Wales.  Our work...

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Visitor Impact Assessment, Steart Peninsula, Somerset

Visitor Impact Assessment, Steart Peninsula, Somerset

Clients: Bristol Port Company, RSPB and Wetland and Wildfowl Trust Our work focused on designing and implementing a range of onsite surveys on Steart Peninsula to identify the needs and aspirations of visitors and members of the local community and we also liaised...

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The Novium – operational review, Chichester

The Novium – operational review, Chichester

Client: Chichester District Council The Novium is  museum located in the heart of Chichester which opened in 2012 and it is an important heritage, community and education resource. One of the key features of the visitor experience is the remains of the Roman baths of...

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